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Area Mgr Plant Ops in Plano, TX

About Us
Republic Services is an industry leader in U.S. recycling and non-hazardous solid waste. Through our subsidiaries, Republic’s collection companies, recycling centers, transfer stations, and landfills focus on providing effective solutions to make proper waste disposal effortless for our 14 million customers. We’ll handle it from here., our brand promise, lets customers know they can count on Republic to provide a superior experience while fostering a sustainable Blue Planet for future generations to enjoy a cleaner, safer and healthier world.

Why Work with Us

Our Company cannot thrive without great people devoted to serving customers, the community, and the planet. We hire the best people to make Republic a great place to work. We are focused on attracting talented individuals across professions who are as committed to serving customers and the planet as we are. We strive to create a workplace that's meaningful and rewarding to our 33,000 employees. That's why we are proud to be recognized as Best Large Employer by Forbes, World’s Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere, and One of the Most Meaningful Companies to Work for in America by Business Insider.

Job Description
The Area Manager Plant Operations manages and oversees complex recycling operations and analytical support for the Recycling group. The Area Manager Plant Operations is responsible for profitable recycling prioritization and development; functional standardization and optimization; return analysis; policy and procedure development and support; and implementation of recycling initiatives and customer solutions that support the organization’s strategy.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities


Preferred Qualifications


Principal Responsibilities
• Develops and manages field recycling activities and ensures operational alignment through the consideration and foresight of available technological advances, industry and customer trends and behaviors, organizational talent, capital resources and waste stream value.

• Updates, identifies and participates in implementation of best practices for diversion development; works with operations and maintenance in development of durable standards.

• Responsible for continuous improvements, including operational standardization of design specifications and procedures within the recycling operations.

• Manages and conducts efficiency, safety and operational field audits to ensure facility standards of operations; reviews findings and results with Division and Area management.

• Ensures and enforces rebate structure and benchmarks productivity in Recycle Centers to align with Company standards and compliance through operational site visits.

• Collaborates with all levels of Recycle Center management to implement operations goals.

• Trains Recycle Center operational employees in safety, compliance, benchmarking, tracking systems and operational efficiencies.

• Identifies equipment needs and capital spending requirements; recommends purchases to Director, Post Collections & Recycling. Works closely with Procurement on evaluation of recovery system purchases; formulates clear recommendations to Area and Divisional teams on recovery equipment systems and purchases.

• Develops equipment and safety standards for processing manufacturers and audits those standards to support. Holds equipment manufacturers accountable for equipment function standards.

• Applies knowledge of new processing equipment technology to system designs.

• Manages operational development and implementation of financial performance and productivity tools, standards and metrics for recycling operations.

• Travels domestically up to 70% of the time.

• Performs other job-related duties as assigned or apparent.

The statements used herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by an employee in this position, and are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required by an incumbent so classified. Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the Company.

Qualifications
• High school diploma or G.E.D. (Required).

• Bachelor and/or Master’s degree in Business Administration, Industrial Engineering, Industrial Technology, or related field.

• A demonstrated knowledge of recycling operations management gained through a minimum of 5 years of related waste industry experience with an emphasis in recycling systems and design, processing and manufacturing systems and/or recycling materials marketing. (Required).

• Experience in managing a budget, including P & L responsibility.

• Prior experience in a business role with responsibility for start-up operations, execution, change management and/or increasing efficiencies for newly implemented operations, processes or standards.

• Demonstrated success in the implementation of a process-oriented culture that is focused on best practices and continuously improving operational standards/results.

Rewarding Compensation and Benefits
Eligible employees can elect to participate in:

• Comprehensive medical benefits coverage, dental plans and vision coverage.

• Health care and dependent care spending accounts.

• Short- and long-term disability.

• Life insurance and accidental death & dismemberment insurance.

• Employee and Family Assistance Program (EAP).

• Employee discount programs.

• 401(k) plan with a generous company match.

• Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP).


Republic Services is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.
Posted Date:12/18/2017 7:59:33 PM
Job Type: Exempt
Req #: 38426BR
Location: 48250: Plano-4200 E 14Th St,
Job Category: Operations
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